East Asian Languages & Cultures


The Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures offers an exciting range of courses. Our language offerings include both a four-year sequence of courses in Chinese and Japanese, as well as other coursework in literature, film, and popular culture. Other offerings include a survey of East Asian cultures class, a senior research seminar, and selected topics in Chinese and Japanese cultures.

Consider a major in Chinese or Japanese language and culture, a minor in Chinese or Japanese language and culture, or an interdisciplinary minor in East Asian Studies to complement your academic and career plans. Talk to your adviser about how proficiency in an East Asian language can become an important component of your educational plan, or contact one of us in East Asian Languages and Cultures to find out more about study opportunities.